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The Ascending Koi Family

The friendly and talented team, mixing the best of the tattoo world with amazing customer service

The Go Team!

At Ascending Koi, the women are the driving force that run the show

Trevor ‘Rove’ Jameus

Senior artist here at Ascending Koi, Trevor is a master of watercolor and freehand tattoos

Unusually affectionate staff

We guarantee nobody will be smooched or hugged without their explicit consent

Who is that masked man?

Mysterious Masked Stranger seen with potential accomplices Erica and Marie

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Johnny Le


As an Individual who has overcome many obstacles and faced many challenges, I was inspired by a person in my journey to pursue what I was meant to do; art and tattoo.
As a child I had always loved and enjoyed art. I feel very humbled and blessed to do what I enjoy for a living.
I continue to help individuals express themselves mentality, emotionally, physically and spiritually through the art they wear on skin; these people carry a part of me with them and I am happy to have an impact on their lives.
I hope to continue to grow through my work and help others find inspiration in theirs.
My other mediums include acrylics, oil & charcoal.

The focus of my work is Realism, Surrealism and oriental work in color and black and




I got my first tattoo done by Erica, and it was such a good experience! I was super nervous but she was very understanding and just chatted with me. The tattoo looks ...
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I was in to see Rob this past weekend. Rob is an excellent artist and is also an interesting person to talk to. The whole session was about 3 hours, but certainly didn't ...
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I had an awesome experience at ascending koi! From the very first phone call, to the appointment and everything in between it was a very positive experience. The ...
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The Vibe at Ascending Koi is inviting clean and relaxed. You are greeted with a smile and service that I have never encountered in a tattoo shop. Not only are ALL the ...
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Super welcoming! Really good vibes. Artist really made an effort to work with my ideas and I could tell everyone loved the work they were doing. Really happy with the ...
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